[chandler-users] Install ioctl problem on Mac

Grant Baillie grant at osafoundation.org
Thu Aug 7 06:52:56 PDT 2008

On 7 Aug, 2008, at 03:01, Will Woods wrote:

> When I try and run Chandler for the first time, I get an error  
> 'Inappropriate ioctl for device'. If I log in to the same machine as  
> a different user, it runs ok, so I guess it might be something to do  
> with permissions on my account. Any ideas? Full log is below.

Hi, Will

Is your home directory on a network drive?


> ...
>  File "/Applications/Chandler_ppc-osx_1.0-rc2.app/Contents/Resources/ 
> Library/Frameworks/Python.framework/Versions/2.5/lib/python2.5/site- 
> packages/chandlerdb-0.7_37-py2.5-macosx-10.3-ppc.egg/chandlerdb/ 
> persistence/DBRepository.py", line 909, in open
>    self._env.open(dbHome, flags, 0)
> DBError: (25, 'Inappropriate ioctl for device')

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